of the united states. already we have some concerns for the southeastern u.s. as we have our latest tropical system, tropical storm nicole. it continues to track over cuba throughout these early morning hours, bringing with it torrential rainfalls, mudslides and flooding unfortunately expected in cuba as the storm passes over. it is a quick-moving storm system, so though we'll see a lot of impacts they'll be quickly moving out of the area. that decreases our chances for at least the worst of the damage. this storm quickly shoots into southeastern florida. the center of low pressure passing west of miami by the afternoon, miami, even west palm beach, much of southeastern florida likely to see 2, 4 inches of rain. winds could be as high as 40 to 60 miles per hour. then the storm continues to track to the northeast. now back to you, rob and vinita. >>> here's the rest of your wednesday weather. up to 10 inches of rain are carolinas. parts of the east some late-day downpours in washington, philly, new york, and boston. scattered showers across 70s fr farg to detroit. 80 in kansacity.-p87 dallas.